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Thursday, Jan 26, 2017 at 05:01 PM PST

This Dutch Ad For a Pregnancy Test Has One Glaring Problem

This Dutch Ad For a Pregnancy Test Has One Glaring Problem

The look of surprise and excitement on the faces of this couple in an advertisement for a pregnancy test would make sense if not for one bumpy issue. The ad by the Dutch company Predictor shows a happy couple...

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017 at 05:08 PM PST

Friends, Legislators Fight to Save NY Family's Support Pig

Friends, Legislators Fight to Save NY Family's Support Pig

Wilbur is at the heart of conflict again, except this time he's not in a barnyard watching over "Charlotte's Web", he's on Staten Island. Reporters crowded the backyard of Cristy Matteo's Hylan Boulevard...

Friday, Jan 20, 2017 at 03:18 AM PST

Wyoming School Says No Guns for Grizzly Bears

Wyoming School Says No Guns for Grizzly Bears

Grizzly bears near Wyoming schools got national attention after Donald Trump's education secretary nominee mentioned them in a Senate hearing this week. Betsy DeVos suggested teachers in Wapiti, Wyoming, may...

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 06:14 AM PST

What Are the Odds? Mom, Dad, Son All Share a Birthday

What Are the Odds? Mom, Dad, Son All Share a Birthday

Luke and Hillary Gardner never have a problem remembering each other's birthday. After all, the husband and wife were born the same day. And so was their son, 27 years later this past December. The odds of...

Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017 at 06:53 AM PST

Cat Litter or Meth? Texan Says Deputies Couldn't Tell

Cat Litter or Meth? Texan Says Deputies Couldn't Tell

A Houston-area man says sheriff's deputies conducted faulty field tests on cat litter they found in his vehicle, which they believed was methamphetamine. Ross Lebeau was charged with possession of a controlled...

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 05:31 PM PST

Community Embraces Goat Neighbors

Community Embraces Goat Neighbors

A large herd of goats has become a popular fixture in one Florida community. Neighbors have been visiting and feeding the goats for years, but many had no idea how the animals ended up there.

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 08:59 AM PST

New York Subway Riders Ditch Pants

New York Subway Riders Ditch Pants

New York Subway riders were in full winter attire except for their pants as part of the annual 'No Pants Subway Ride.'

Friday, Jan 6, 2017 at 03:43 PM PST

Surfing on Lake Michigan in Winter

Surfing on Lake Michigan in Winter

Hear from a group of surfers who ventured out to surf on Lake Michigan in the middle of winter.

Friday, Jan 6, 2017 at 10:47 AM PST

Auto Dealer Commercial Bloopers Go Viral

Auto Dealer Commercial Bloopers Go Viral

A blooper posted on an auto dealer's Facebook page may prove to be the better marketing strategy, after White Bear Mitsubishi's outtakes reel gathered millions of views in just two weeks. The commercial, posted...

Thursday, Jan 5, 2017 at 01:12 PM PST

Mandy Moore Reacts to 'Flattering and Terrifying' Shower Mosaic

Mandy Moore Reacts to 'Flattering and Terrifying' Shower Mosaic

A mural of Mandy Moore was said to be found inside an apartment shower in Queens — a piece of art that inspired the singer and actress to respond on Twitter. Roommates apparently discovered the life-sized,...

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